Press releases • Jun 04, 2020 11:57 BST
In his day job, Lee Southgate drives Great Northern trains for Govia Thameslink Railway as a shunter. But in his own time, he has been volunteering as an emergency ambulance crew member working alongside frontline paramedics.
Press releases • Jun 03, 2020 12:18 BST
A team of caring railway volunteers are doing their bit to help keep people safe at a time when many are at their most vulnerable due to Covid-19.
Press releases • Jun 01, 2020 15:30 BST
For the last three months, a Govia Thameslink Railway worker has been giving up his own time to volunteer as an emergency ambulance crew member after answering a call for help during the pandemic.
Press releases • Jun 01, 2020 11:18 BST
Dozens of Govia Thameslink Railway colleagues have been spreading some cheer by taking part in a fundraising Amarillo lip-syncing music video.
Press releases • May 28, 2020 13:19 BST
A team of Govia Thameslink Railway colleagues have cycled, walked and jogged more than 800 miles to raise cash for NHS staff and volunteers caring for Covid-19 patients.
Press releases • May 26, 2020 10:38 BST
Govia Thameslink Railway’s entire fleet of Southern, Thameslink, Great Northern and Gatwick Express trains, plus stations and staff areas have been treated with a powerful new viruscide which sticks to surfaces, killing the Coronavirus for up to 30 days
Press releases • May 21, 2020 16:03 BST
To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, Govia Thameslink Railway is shining a light on how caring colleagues go above and beyond to help some of the most vulnerable in their time of need.
Press releases • May 21, 2020 15:36 BST
Thanks to dozens of posters by young local artists, key workers using Bedford station can not only enjoy a brighter journey but can see the children’s heartfelt messages of thanks as they pass through.
Press releases • May 21, 2020 11:45 BST
Network Rail have issued the following press release about engineering work affecting Sussex train services over the Bank Holiday Network Rail is reminding passengers to continue following Government advice around the use of public transport, as it prepares to carry out projects over the Late May Bank Holiday weekend to maintain and upgrade the railway to improve future journeys for passengers.
Press releases • May 21, 2020 10:32 BST
Passengers who need to travel in and out of Moorgate station can now enjoy a smarter, cleaner, brighter route thanks to a six-month programme of track renewal, station redecoration and intense cleaning through the Northern City Line tunnels and stations.
Passengers who must travel on Midland Main Line urged to plan ahead this Bank Holiday weekend as Network Rail carries out vital track upgrades
Press releases • May 19, 2020 15:23 BST
Network Rail has issued the following press release about the impact of engineering work on Bank Holiday weekend train services: Network Rail is urging passengers who must travel on the Midland Main Line this Bank Holiday weekend to check before travelling as vital work to upgrade the track between Kentish Town and Radlett takes place.
Press releases • May 15, 2020 09:09 BST
Two Southern conductors and a train driver at Eastbourne have banded together to produce their own version of a classic song - re-written to show support for the NHS and key workers
Press releases • May 13, 2020 16:17 BST
Following the latest Government guidance for passengers on how to travel safely, Govia Thameslink Railway will be running a different Southern, Thameslink and Great Northern timetable from Sunday 17 May
Press releases • May 07, 2020 12:10 BST
An alternative VE Day celebration has been created this year in lieu of special events at railway stations.
Press releases • May 05, 2020 15:22 BST
A Sussex family has undertaken a huge fundraising drive by running a full marathon in their own garden.
Press releases • May 04, 2020 15:24 BST
Network Rail has issued the following press release about engineering work over the Bank Holiday weekend: Network Rail is advising passengers to continue following Government advice and only use public transport if they need to. Vital engineering work will affect train services between Three Bridges and Brighton/Lewes this weekend.
Press releases • May 04, 2020 12:28 BST
A member of staff at Great Northern’s Stevenage station has kissed goodbye to her shoulder-length locks all in the name of a charity close to her heart.
Press releases • Apr 28, 2020 11:59 BST
Youngsters are being challenged to get creative during lockdown by taking part in train-themed art and writing competitions.
Press releases • Apr 27, 2020 11:22 BST
Southern Rail is working with specialist cycle repair company Handlebars to give free bikes to NHS key workers.